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No smoking in public housing? New federal smoke-free rule affects Minnesotans
Man wielding knife is arrested in lobby of Becker County Human Services
MnDOT releases statewide freight system plan
Felony charge of violating a restraining order is dismissed
Fluctuating home values?: New software at Becker County Assessor’s Office could be responsible
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Trojans use scoring runs to spoil Hornet opener
Laker dance teams kick off season at home Saturday
Laker boys start season with big home stand and new coaching staff
Two-time defending champs heavy favorites in Class A
Panthers send Lakers to defeat in overtime
Establishing an early homestead in Becker County (Part 2 of 3)
Reacting the christian way
Lakes Area Prayer Wall
First Lutheran Foundation of Detroit Lakes
St. Luke's Episcopal Church has a new Little Free Library outside their doors
Friends & Neighbors
It's a farm-fresh family thing: Roasted, Baked in DL set to open
Gas prices up average of three cents in Minnesota
Practical money matters: Focus on credit factors, not credit scores
Tax delinquency list updated
ERA Northland has a new realtor
'World's best tribute to young Elvis' comes to Detroit Lakes Saturday
Area students participating in Concordia Christmas Concerts
Award-winning country artist Phil Vassar coming to Shooting Star Friday
Great American Think-Off solicits questions for anniversary debate
It's beginning to look a lot like...
Lorna M. Schons
Eugene (Gene) A. Nelson
Lorna M. Schons
Dwight E. Teiken
Welcome to Washington, Mr. President-Elect
Letter: Osage gun range story should have focused on neighbors
Editorial: Minnesota is second-most charitable state
What goes around comes around?
This DFLer hopes Trump is a pragmatist
It's December, bring on the ice fishing!
This is the time to go after trophy muskies
Wanted: More deer hunters in Minnesota
Now is the time to plan a Boundary Waters trip
Lot of activity as autumn turns towards winter
Wearing their hearts on their sleeves: Detroit Lakes siblings launch Arktikos clothing line to help polar bears
Duck for President! No, Farmer Brown!: Mock election, book reading, patriotic crafts and more at museum Saturday
Ben Affleck's 'The Accountant' Dominates with $24.7 Million
Puppies saved from high-kill Texas shelter look for DL homes
A surprising celebration: DL's LuAnn Porter honored for 25 years with United Way
Pine to Palm
August 1, 2015
Designated driver charged with stealing vehicle
Stephanie Jane St. Claire, 29, of 39950 County Road 34, Ogema has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony theft of a motor vehicle. According to court records, on April 16 she had agreed to be the designated driver for a man who lives on Richwood Road. She drove...
August 1, 2015 - 5:20am
July 23, 2015
Ogema man gets jail time
Thomas Allen Mulhol-land, 26, of 35182 County Road 143, Ogema, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony third-degree burglary. According to court records, he broken into the Richwood Store and stole multiple packs of cigarettes. On July 8, he appeared before...
July 23, 2015 - 6:00am
July 18, 2015
Man sentenced for domestic assault incident in Ogema
Ryan Michael Degroat, 28, of 119 Highway 59 N., Ogema has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony second-degree assault with a dangerous weapon. According to court records, on March 18 he assaulted his significant other for several days at their residence in Ogema,...
July 18, 2015 - 5:40am
June 12, 2015
Ogema man, woman in court for meth, heroin
An Ogema man and a Mahnomen woman face felony drug charges in Becker County District Court. Justin Cody Hawpetoss, 26, of 224 Sunny Side Ave., Ogema and Kayla Jo Lafriniere, 25, of 3309 Highway 200, Mahnomen are both charged with one count of fifth-degree controlled substance crime. According...
June 12, 2015 - 5:25am
May 28, 2015
Woman charged with hiding runaway
Chrystal Marie Warren, 23, of 33603 County Road 142, Ogema, has been charged with felony depriving parental rights, causing a child to be a runaway. According to court records, on April 21 tribal police received information that a runaway girl from Lisbon, N.D. may be at the Warren...
May 28, 2015 - 5:55am
Jiravas earn Valley Farmer, Homemaker Award
Lloyd and Linda Jirava of Ogema were selected to represent Becker County at the 77th Annual Red River Valley Development Association Honor Banquet...
Life/Friends & Neighbors
April 28, 2015 - 10:31pm
April 17, 2015
Ogema man hurt in motorcycle crash
A motorcyclist from Ogema was hurt when he was sideswiped by a pickup truck Friday evening on Highway 10 and McHugh Road. Travis J. Fairbanks, 24, of Ogema suffered non-life-threatening injuries in the crash, according to the State Patrol. He was driving a 2008 Kawasaki motorcycle...
April 17, 2015 - 5:40am
April 11, 2015
Man charged with felony for Oxycodone pill
Stephen Clifford Stone, 23, of 36803 295th Ave., Ogema has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime and misdemeanor controlled substance crime. According to court records, on Feb. 28 he was a passenger in a car pulled over...
April 11, 2015 - 5:15am
April 10, 2015
Ogema woman sentenced for meth
Christina Marie Jackson, 25, of 40699 County Road 34, Ogema, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court on a felony count of fifth-degree controlled substance crime. A second felony count of fifth-degree controlled substance crime was dismissed in a plea agreement. According...
April 10, 2015 - 5:25am
Ogema man sent to prison for 6 years
Travis John Guy, 32, of 37073 295th Ave., Ogema has had his probation revoked and a prison sentence executed in Becker County District Court. According to court records, he led police on a high-speed chase Feb. 5, 2014, on Highway 59 between Callaway and Ogema. The northbound...
April 10, 2015 - 5:10am
March 16, 2015
Ogema woman sentenced for gruesome murder of boyfriend
An Ogema woman who murdered her boyfriend by strapping him behind his own pickup and dragging him down the road was sentenced to 20 years in...
March 16, 2015 - 3:32pm
March 8, 2015
Local lady wins $5,000
Chelsey Swenson of Ogema won $5,000 by playing the Lottery’s Bonus Ball Bingo scratch game. Swenson claimed the prize on March 4. The winning ticket was purchased at Shell Sport & Bait, 17 Aspen Ave. N.W. in Menahga. Tweets by @DLNewspapers
March 8, 2015 - 5:20am
January 26, 2015
Woman pleads guilty in Becker County homicide case
An Ogema woman has pleaded guilty to second-degree intentional murder in the Aug. 15 death of Richard Alan Baity, 41, of Ogema. Jessica Marie...
January 26, 2015 - 3:54pm
January 2, 2015
Ogema man in court for stealing gas cans
An Ogema man made his initial court appearance in Becker County court after allegedly trying to steal gas cans out of the back of a vehicle. Daniel Jack Thompson, 23, was arrested on Dec. 9 and charged with felony receiving stolen property and a gross misdemeanor of obstructing...
January 2, 2015 - 10:30am
December 18, 2014
Ogema man in court for drugs
An Ogema man made his first court appearance on a felony first degree drug charge. Randy Lee Anthony Bellanger was arrested Sept. 17 after a White Earth officer made a traffic stop in which Bellanger was driving. According to the complaint filed with Becker County District Court,...
December 18, 2014 - 11:00am